Rockets hammer Nets
Yao Ming scored 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, as the Houston Rockets pounded the New Jersey Nets 114-88 on Tuesday night.
Houston cashed as 6.5-point home favorites as the teams played over the 194-point total listed by oddsmakers.
Shane Battier had 19 points and nine boards for the Rockets, who got 19 points off the bench from Von Wafer in the cover.
Vince Carter drained 30 points to lead New Jersey, while Brook Lopez went for 21 points, nine rebounds, and four blocks for the Nets.